Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Global Supply Chain Expeditor in United States
At Waterpik, we value talented professionals with a strong desire to make a positive impact in our company. As a rapidly growing organization, we are always seeking passionate and creative individuals whose action-oriented mindset will foster continued growth throughout our leading brands.
Responsible for ensuring on-time delivery and timely, accurate documentation associated with all supplier shipments. Supports US operations team through clear communications with suppliers.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Monitor supplier production to ensure on-time delivery to promised dates.
Follow up on communications from team in US with supplier to ensure supplier understanding and compliance.
Help mitigate spot buy requests.
Ensure raw material supply, especially long lead time items, for new product launches.
Pursue opportunities to reduce raw material costs.
Help manage raw inventories at suppliers to reduce risk.
Report on raw material price variances, establish cost standards.
Follow through on Item Inactivation Forms to scrap excess or obsolete inventory.
Help expedite key raw materials as needed for production.
Accomplish related special projects as assigned.
Work with Freight Forwards or other shipping services to expedite shipments as directed.
Complete shipping documents (Commercial Invoices, Pack lists, Container Checklists) as required.
Track and communicate shipment status as request. This could include investigating and correcting shipment issues.
Help obtain Certificate of Origins or other documentation required to meet customer or supplier needs.
Any other activity/task deemed appropriate by management team.
Operating Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Strong self-starter able to work with minimal supervision.
Speak, read, and write in English and Chinese.
Ability to communicate in a clear, concise manner with suppliers and team members.
Organization and planning skills that include the ability to establish priorities, handle several projects at once, give close attention to detail, use strong analytical skills, use logical thought process and be willing to investigate all problems in depth.
Desire and ability to achieve results despite obstacles.
Ability to work with PC programs in general.
Training & Education Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Two year college degree desirable in either Business or Engineering Management.
Total two years minimum combined experience in the following areas: operations, purchasing, planning, inventory management, logistics, quality, or manufacturing.
Other Qualifications & Physical Requirements: (show specifics on following page)
Reporting Relationship: Reports to the Department Director/Manager
Supervisory Duties: None
Waterpik is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.com/.
Church & Dwight is a world-leader in household and personal care products. Our global brands include ARM & HAMMER®, Batiste, OxiClean, Trojan, XTRA, Nair, First Response, Spinbrush, Orajel, vitafusion, Li’l Critters, Water Pik and FLAWLESS®. Founded in 1846, we have operations globally and are listed in the S&P 500.